Roasted Chestnut Festival

The Roasted Chestnut Festival is dedicated to the local chestnut of the Prenestini mountains, among the most popular in Lazio and Italy. There is a traditional market with sale and tasting of roasted chestnuts, chestnuts “roasted” on the grill, and the typical “Fried Pizza”.

The Pasquella

The Pasquella is a tradition of the territories of the Papal States and takes place in the evening between 5 and 6 January. The tradition is told that, on the twelfth night of the winter solstice at Epiphany, the dead come out from the ‘underground kingdom’ and are embodied in Read more…

The Baronial Palace

The centre of Casape was created around the Baronial Castle. It has the classic shape of a fort with a quadrilateral plan. On the first floor there is also the former Church of San Pietro, while on the second was the residential apartment. The Castle has passed under the dominion Read more…

Guide of Casape

Casape is a small medieval village perched on a block of tuff near Prenestini, east of Rome, in the countryside and surrounded by woods. Its history began with the Roman villa of Gnaeus Domitius Corbulo, a Roman general of the first century, a relative of Emperor Caligula and hated by Read more…

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